Uber will launch flying taxis in Texas and Dubai by 2020, the company's chief product officer Jeff Holden has announced at the Uber Elevate Summit. Using small electric VTOL (Vertical Take-off and Landing) aircraft, Uber will charge passengers $1.32 per mile (about £1.03 at current rates). Uber flying taxi cars to take to skies in 2020 | Autocar What do you think? Is this a viable new way for Tesla to expand business (instead of Musk's tunneling ideas)? Musk has been speculating about flying cars too in the past.